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Carpet Bugle*
Ajuga reptans
well drained, acidic
3"-4"
aggressive, spreading
attracts bees
S-M
Corsican mint
Mentha requienii
light to heavy
.05"
slow, mat forming
aromatic foliage
S
Emerald Carpet
Rubus pentalobus
tolerant of many types
3"-4"
moderate, spreading
deer don't like it
M-L
Japanese spurge
Pachysandra terminalis
well drained, acidic
6"-12"
slow, spreading
evergreen, easy care
M-L
Kinnickinnick
Arcostaphyllos spp.
sandy, acidic
1"-4"
moderate, spreading
evergreen, easy care
S
NZ brass buttons
Cotula squalida
acidic loam
2"-4"
fast spreading
easy care
S-M
sandy loam
8"-12"
moderate, spreading
attracts butterflies
S-M
Pinks
Dianthus sp.
well drained alkaline
4"-12"
slow, spreading
fragrant flowers
S
Salal
Gaultheria shallon
organic, acidic
3'-4'
slow, spreading
native, evergreen
M-L
Star creeper
Laurentia fluviatilis
well drained
1"-3"
moderate, mat forming
evergreen easy care
S-M
Wintercreeper
Euonymous spp.
loam, clay
12"-24"
moderate, spreading
woody, evergreen
S-L
Wintergreen
Gaultheria procumbens
loose, humus
5"-6"
moderate, spreading
red berries, evergreen
S
Dwarf plumago
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
acidic loam
6"-10"
moderate, spreading
easy care, blue flowers
S-L
English daisy
Bellis perennis
moist, organic
3"-6"
fast, spreading
seeds well
S
Lady's mantle
Alchemilla mollis
organic rich loam
12+"
slow, mounding
seeds well
S-M
Miss Jekyll
Vinca minor
tolerant of many types
6"-9"
moderate, spreading
brilliant flowers
M-L
Barren strawberry
Waldsteinia fragaroides
well drained
2"
fast, spreading
drought tolerant
S-M
           

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